The Big Easy Entertainment Awards has tapped playwright John Biguenet, a professor of Loyola University New Orleans, as the inaugural Theatre Person of the Year.
Barbara Ewell has published on various topics: Michael Drayton, Kate Chopin, Alice Dunbar-Nelson, southern literature, Louisiana women writers, and most recently, an anthology, Southern Local Color: Tales of Region, Race and Gender.
Jason Straight, a senior in history, has forayed into the professional world of academia.
Sarah White '09 is a recent graduate of the Psychology pre-med program at Loyola. During her time at Loyola, she volunteered for the American Red Cross and the Katrina Relief Service (including work with the Loyola University Community Action Program).
Taylor Murrow graduated in May as an English Writing major, Communications minor from Metairie, LA. She was on the staff of ReVisions since her freshman year, and was an Editor-in-chief for two years.
Kate Adams, Chair of the English Department, has published 15 books.
If you see Ben around campus, stop and talk with him about petunias, the weather, the way sunlight strikes a rain puddle, a good haiku, or a peach you just ate that made you remember how to smile.
Harold M. “Max” Messmer, Jr. is chairman and chief executive officer of Robert Half International (NYSE: RHI), the world’s largest specialized staffing firm. RHI also is the parent company of Protiviti, a global consulting and internal audit firm.
Bernard A. Cook is Provost Distinguished Professor of History at Loyola University New Orleans. He is a prolific writer, having authored two books in the last seven years.
Jessica Cosgrove is a Pre-Med major in the Psychology Department. She is President of Loyola’s Chapter of Psi Chi (psychology’s national honor society) and a member of Alpha Sigma Nu (the Jesuit national honor society).